On Friday, the head of the Sudanese Sovereign Council, Abdel-Fattah Al-Burhan, sent a cable of congratulations to Russian President Vladimir Putin, on the occasion of Russia’s National Day, wishing the Russian people “continuity of development and growth”.
In his telegram, Al-Burhan expressed the desire of the Sudanese government and people to “advance the prospects of bilateral cooperation and strengthen relations between Sudan and Russia to serve the common interests of the peoples of the two countries.”
Russia celebrates the national holiday “Russia Day”, on June 12, which is a holiday to celebrate the sovereignty of the Russian Federation.
On this day in 1990, the First Congress of People’s Deputies of the RSFSR adopted the Declaration on State Sovereignty of Russia, which emphasized equal rights for all citizens, political parties and public organizations, the principle of separation of legislative, executive and judicial powers, and the need for a significant expansion of rights Independent republics, regions, provinces and territories.
In addition, on June 12, 1991, the first direct presidential elections in the history of Russia were held, and Boris Yeltsin was elected the country’s first president.
Source: “SUNA” + agencies